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J. Edward Britton

J. Edward Britton is a contributing writer for the Mises Wire and a frequent author at Medium.com. After studying music and attending classes in politics, sociology, and economics at Oberlin College & Conservatory, he graduated with a B.M. in Jazz Composition and now works as a professional composer. He is an outspoken advocate of the Austrian School and identifies as politically conservative.

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Böhm-Bawerk Explains Why Marxist "Exploitation" Is Nonsense

SocialismCapital and Interest TheoryProduction Theory

Blog11/11/2020

Marx’s theory of exploitation forms the foundation of all his work. But Marx couldn't tell the difference between profit and surplus, exposing the incoherence of his theory. 

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Progressives and the Origins of the Economic "Consensus"

ProgressivismInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

06/10/2020Mises Media
Why economics abandoned the analysis of human action in favor of Keynes-inspired math-centered economics.
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Progressives and the Origins of the Economic "Consensus"

ProgressivismInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

Blog06/03/2020

Why economics abandoned the analysis of human action in favor of Keynes-inspired math-centered economics.

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No, Hayek Didn't Support the Pinochet Regime

World HistoryHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsPolitical Theory

05/18/2020Mises Media
Hayek is guilty of pointing out what should be abundantly obvious: both democratic and authoritarian regimes can commit grave crimes against human rights.
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No, Hayek Didn't Support the Pinochet Regime

World HistoryHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsPolitical Theory

Blog05/15/2020

Hayek is guilty of pointing out what should be abundantly obvious: both democratic and authoritarian regimes can commit grave crimes against human rights.

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